PLANO, Texas, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KingsIsle Entertainment announced today that the "12 Days of the Spiral" holiday has arrived in Wizard101 and Pirate101, and heralds a season of giving and charity for players. The festivities begin with the Noelephant charity mount, an elephant dressed in holiday garb that game players can purchase and ride! Proceeds up to $50,000 will go to children's charities in Texas. There will be a unique event on each of the 11 following days in both games.
"We are thrilled to once again help raise funds for children's related charities in Texas," said Elie Akilian, chairman and CEO of KingsIsle Entertainment. "With this year's event our total historical contributions will reach close to $400,000. We are also expanding recipients to include Make-A-Wish® Central & South Texas."
In addition to Make-A-Wish® Central & South Texas funds will also be distributed to the Austin Children's Shelter and Children's Medical Center at Legacy in Plano. For additional information about the 2013 Noelephant, please visit the 12 Days of the Spiral.
About KingsIsle Entertainment, Inc.
KingsIsle Entertainment is a developer and publisher of high-quality online games for the entire family. KingsIsle games have received numerous honors, including the Parent Tested Parent Approved Media Seal and recognition by the National Parenting Publications Awards. KingsIsle's first game, Wizard101, was named Best MMO of 2010 by Beckett Massive Online Gamer Magazine, Best Family MMO of the Decade by Massively.com and the #1 Best Family Game of 2009 by MMORPG.com. KingsIsle's second MMO Pirate101 was voted MMORPG's Player's Choice Awards Game of the Year in 2012. KingsIsle is headquartered in Plano, Texas, and has a development studio in Austin, Texas. Information about the company's games, which include core titles Wizard101 and Pirate101, can be found at http://www.kingsisle.com/corporate/products.
KingsIsle, Wizard101 and Pirate101 are trademarks or registered trademarks of KingsIsle Entertainment Inc.
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